1+ months

Small Business Banker -Gold Building- Grand Rapids, MI.

Grand Rapids, MI 49507
**Job Description:**



At Bank of America, we handle the finances of over 67 million client relationships every day, including how to help them save, borrow and invest for today and for their future. We stand by our clients each and every day giving them the power to realize their personal and business financial goals and help make their financial lives better. If you join our team, well count on you to care for, advise and guide our small business clients when they need us most whether theyre just starting out, expanding, or managing the dayto-day. Were looking for people with passion and drive to provide comprehensive financial solutions to our small business clients. Youll be empowered to deliver the full spectrum of business and personal financial solutions to meet our clients needs and help make their financial lives better.



As part of the Bank of America team, **Small Business Bankers** have access to industry-leading products and services, award-winning platforms and client education all designed to meet the unique priorities of our clients. As a Small Business Banker, youll spend over 50% of your time as an outside sales representative, focused on developing and maintaining profitable lending and deposit relationships with both new and existing small business clients. Your role will be to build and deepen small business relationships through face-to-face meetings, actively connect with clients through outbound telephone calls, and execute consistent follow-up routines to meet their needs. Youll consult with clients and prospects at their place of business and in financial centers to understand both their business and life priorities, while working with various channel partners as part of one team that delivers exceptional client care focused on all aspects of the clients needs.



From day one, youll receive training from our award-winning **Academy at Bank of America** , including hands-on practice, personalized coaching and dedicated support throughout your on-boarding experience. With demonstrated success, youll have the opportunity to advance into leadership roles such as a Small Business Banker Manager, or advance into other client professional roles with unlimited opportunity to grow throughout the company. Youll start building the relationships that can shape your career, and be exposed to the products, platforms, and tools you need to serve clients.



**Well help you**

**Get training and one-on-one coaching** from managers who are invested in your success. Youll enroll in The Academy to develop as a banker.

**Build a quality external network of business relationships** within your small business banking community.

**Leverage the power of our company** by working closely with internal partners to deliver an integrated and seamless Bank of America experience for clients.

**Provide end-to-end comprehensive guidance and solutions** to small business clients by uncovering their life priorities and matching them with financial solutions.

**Deliver client presentations with confidence** , including in-depth credit analysis to recommend appropriate credit option strategies to help small business clients achieve their goals.

**Stay abreast of changing business trends** that impact the small business segment and translate those trends into business opportunities.



**As a Small Business Banker, you can look forward to**

**Unlimited potential** for financial growth and incentive awards for meeting goals.

**Growing your network to eventually grow your business.** Leverage our relationships with one out of two U.S. households. Youll interact with banking clients and small business owners alike. You will also tap into a range of experts, from lending officers to financial solutions advisors.

**Robust marketing support** to reach wider audiences with greater appeal.

**Ongoing professional development** to deepen your skills as the industry evolves and changes.

Providing small business related guidance to financial center associates through huddles and team meetings.



**Were a culture that**

Believes in responsible growth and has a proven dedication to supporting the communities we serve.

Provides continuous training and developmental opportunities to help people achieve their goals, whatever their background or experience.

Believes diversity makes us stronger, so we can reflect, connect to and meet the diverse needs of our clients and customers around the world.

Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working. We always put our clients first to meet their evolving needs.



**Required skills:**

Has proven success in consultative outside sales in financial services, business to business sales, or small business banking.

Is passionate about outside sales and enjoys spending time prospecting.

Wants to enhance existing relationships and exceed sales goals.

Is able to analyze financial conditions of clients and industry trends.

Can understand and interpret financial statements and cash flow analysis.

Has excellent communication skills and demonstrated leadership ability.

Enjoys partnering and negotiating with a team of bank employees to solve client issues.



**Desired skills:**

Demonstrated management of an extensive client portfolio with annual revenues of $500k-$5 million.

Thorough knowledge of small business financial products and services.

Community leadership.

Familiarity with sales force automation (Salesforce.com/ACT).

Strong computer skills with an ability to multitask in a demanding environment.

Ability to demonstrate examples of improving specific businesses financial outcomes by interpreting financial statements and recommending specific levers.

Undergraduate degree in business, finance or economics preferred **or** seven years relevant work experience.



**Posting Date** : 06/25/2019



**Location** :

Grand Rapids, MI, GOLD BUILDING, 2627 E Beltline Ave SE,

- United States



**Travel** : Yes, 5% of the time



**Full / Part-time** : Full time



**Hours Per Week** : 40



**Shift** : 1st shift



**Assistance for Applicants with Disabilities**



Bank of America is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please visit the Applicants with Disabilities page at http://careers.bankofamerica.com/us/applicants-with-disabilities .



**Diversity & Inclusion**



At Bank of America, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.



**Frequently Asked Questions**



Need to know how to apply online, view a list of your submitted job applications or reset your password? Visit our FAQ at http://careers.bankofamerica.com/us/faq section for answers to these questions and more.

Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-06-27 Expires: 2019-10-12

Success begins with building relationships.

At Bank of America, our customers are at the center of everything we do. Our focus is on helping each one find the right financial solutions. With a wide range of career opportunities available, we invite you to realize your career goals with us while assisting customers with what matters most to them.

Welcome to Careers at Bank of America.


Sponsored by:
Farm Credit Services of America Logo
Sponsored by:
Bank of America Logo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Small Business Banker -Gold Building- Grand Rapids, MI.

Bank of America
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast